Thursday, April 9, 2020

Politics

AOC: Marijuana Dispensaries Should Stay Open As Long As Liquor Stores Do

Maintaining access to legal, regulated marijuana amid the pandemic remains a heated topic of discussion in recent weeks.

Why States Need To ‘Flick The Legal Switch’ On Cannabis Amid COVID-19

The coronavirus outbreak's effect on businesses should be enough to convince states that were previously anti-cannabis to change their tune.

Marijuana Legalization Could Get A Boost Post Coronavirus

One way or another, the U.S. economy, which is presently strapped to life-support, is going to need a miracle — several of them, in fact — to get back to good post pandemic.

Will Cannabusiness Get Bailed Out From Losses During And After Pandemic?

If a business is declared “essential” during this time, shouldn't it be allowed to get in line for some federal assistance?

How The Coronavirus Has Negatively Impacted Marijuana Legalization

If you want to fully understand how the coronavirus has impacted marijuana legalization, just look at New York.

COVID-19 Will Now Derail New York Marijuana Legalization

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo intended to legalize adult-use marijuana through the state budget this session, but the novel coronavirus outbreak may force the issue on the back burner.

Does Justin Trudeau Smoke Weed?

When it comes to his personal relationship with the drug, Trudeau is much more open than American and progressive politicians in general.

Democrats May Have Hurt Chances For Federal Marijuana Legalization

Unbeknownst to the party, their actions over the past several months are blowing their plans to take over Capitol Hill right out of the water.

Congress Approves Bills That Will Expand Medical Marijuana Acess For Veterans

This action by the House Veterans Affairs Committee represents the first cannabis-related markup of legislation on Capitol Hill this year.

Joe Biden Keeps Stating Conflicting Opinions About Marijuana

Biden has been walking a fine line between supporting marijuana reform, but not full-blown legalization.

Latest News

Tom Brady Told Howard Stern He Smoked Weed In High School

Tom Brady may have enjoyed the usual toke, but letting down his dad stopped him from becoming a marijuana user.

Charlotte’s Web Namesake Charlotte Figi Passes From COVID-19

Charlotte Figi came to fame as the sweet little girl who suffered hundreds of seizures a day from a rare condition called Dravet Syndrome.

Mass. Medical Marijuana Applications Soaring Amid Pandemic

When Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker shut down all “non-essential” businesses on March 23, he included adult-use cannabis stores among the group.

Does Sex Boost Your Immunity?

While it's been proven that sex provides tons of health benefits, data on whether it creates a stronger immune system is a little murky.